In Pictures: Microsoft. Purges, personalities, ‘pu...
Now a software engineer at Facebook in the U.K., Simon Marlow is a well-respected expert on the programming language Haskell for which he helped write an open source compiler known as The Glorious Glasgow Haskell Compilation System. He did that work while employed at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, England. He says he left the company last fall to finish writing a book about Haskell, and at the time had the Facebook job already lined up.
In Pictures: Microsoft. Purges, personalities, ‘pursuing other opportunities’